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Exclusive: Malaria champions unnerved by Trump uncertainty at crucial time - Business Insider

Malaria News Feeds - January 20, 2017 - 19:39

Business Insider

Exclusive: Malaria champions unnerved by Trump uncertainty at crucial time
Business Insider
DAVOS, Switzerland, Jan 20 (Reuters)- When it comes to fighting malaria, Bill Gates and Ray Chambers are both inspired and concerned: With victory in sight, will the world's new leaders commit to finally beating this persistent parasite? In exclusive ...

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What a mosquito's immune system can tell us about fighting malaria - Science News

Malaria News Feeds - January 20, 2017 - 19:03

Science News

What a mosquito's immune system can tell us about fighting malaria
Science News
The researchers eventually hope to use their understanding of the mosquito immune response to develop new ways to stop malaria. They're interested in creating a vaccine that prevents mosquitoes that bite an infected person from passing along the parasite.

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Andre Ayew down with malaria - Ghana Business News

Malaria News Feeds - January 20, 2017 - 18:26

Ghana Business News

Andre Ayew down with malaria
Ghana Business News
Ghana's live wire Andre Ayew, is down with malaria, but has not been ruled out of the second Group D, game against Mali on Saturday. Information gathered by the GNA Sports revealed that, the player who fetched Ghana's only goal against Uganda through ...

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Malaria champions unnerved by Trump uncertainty at crucial time - Fox News

Malaria News Feeds - January 20, 2017 - 13:50

Fox News

Malaria champions unnerved by Trump uncertainty at crucial time
Fox News
DAVOS, Switzerland – When it comes to fighting malaria, Bill Gates and Ray Chambers are both inspired and concerned: With victory in sight, will the world's new leaders commit to finally beating this persistent parasite? In exclusive interviews with ...
Global Leaders Launch Council to Help End Malaria - PR NewswirePR Newswire (press release)

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Gates doubles down on malaria eradication with influential new group - Devex

Malaria News Feeds - January 20, 2017 - 12:07

Devex

Gates doubles down on malaria eradication with influential new group
Devex
Today marks the launch of the End Malaria Council, a group of influential public and private sector leaders committed to eradicating malaria, convened by Bill Gates and Ray Chambers. “Ending malaria was once an impossible dream,” said Jakaya Kikwete, ...

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Exclusive: Malaria champions unnerved by Trump uncertainty at crucial time - Reuters

Malaria News Feeds - January 20, 2017 - 11:08

Reuters

Exclusive: Malaria champions unnerved by Trump uncertainty at crucial time
Reuters
DAVOS, Switzerland, Jan 20 (Reuters)- When it comes to fighting malaria, Bill Gates and Ray Chambers are both inspired and concerned: With victory in sight, will the world's new leaders commit to finally beating this persistent parasite? In exclusive ...
Global Leaders Launch Council to Help End MalariaYahoo Finance

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Global Leaders Launch Council to Help End Malaria - Yahoo Finance

Malaria News Feeds - January 20, 2017 - 11:05

Astro Awani

Global Leaders Launch Council to Help End Malaria
Yahoo Finance
DAVOS, Switzerland, Jan. 20, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Bill Gates, co-chair of the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, and Ray Chambers, the United Nations Secretary-General's Special Envoy for Health in Agenda 2030 and for Malaria, today announced the ...
EXCLUSIVE -Malaria champions unnerved by Trump uncertainty at crucial timeThomson Reuters Foundation

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Genetically Modified Mosquitos to fight Malaria - KFM

Malaria News Feeds - January 20, 2017 - 09:28

KFM

Genetically Modified Mosquitos to fight Malaria
KFM
With cases of malaria still growing, the ministry of health is considering developing genetically modified mosquitoes that will eat up the other mosquitoes that cause malaria. While appearing before parliament's committee of science and technology ...

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This malaria drug is having an amazing effect on brain cancer patients - ScienceAlert

Malaria News Feeds - January 20, 2017 - 06:26

Knowridge Science Report

This malaria drug is having an amazing effect on brain cancer patients
ScienceAlert
There's new hope for improved brain cancer treatments after scientists noticed unexpectedly positive effects coming from an unlikely source – a drug normally used to treat malaria. The anti-malaria drug chloroquine has now been used as a last resort on ...
Malaria drug successfully treats 26-year-old brain cancer patientKnowridge Science Report

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Malaria drug, chloroquine, treats brain cancer - Guardian

Malaria News Feeds - January 20, 2017 - 04:48

Guardian

Malaria drug, chloroquine, treats brain cancer
Guardian
The Federal Government in 2005 banned the use of Chloroquine and Sulfadoxine – Pyrimethamine as first line drugs in the treatment of malaria because increasing evidence of drug resistance, which had led to treatment failures. But the malaria drug, ...

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Malaria drug successfully treats 26-year-old brain cancer patient - Knowridge Science Report

Malaria News Feeds - January 20, 2017 - 01:28

Knowridge Science Report

Malaria drug successfully treats 26-year-old brain cancer patient
Knowridge Science Report
The science behind the innovative, off-label use of this malaria drug, chloroquine, was in large part built in the lab of Andrew Thorburn, PhD, deputy director of the CU Cancer Center, where Mulcahy-Levy worked as a postdoctoral fellow, starting in 2009.

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Army continues malaria control research in Asia - The Fort Campbell Courier

Malaria News Feeds - January 20, 2017 - 00:13

The Fort Campbell Courier

Army continues malaria control research in Asia
The Fort Campbell Courier
For Army researchers, malaria control research must occur where it is widespread; malaria is essentially unheard of in the U.S., with the exception of limited numbers of imported cases. Because Soldiers may deploy to locations where it is a serious ...

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Malaria Expert urges Nigerians to use treated mosquito nets to prevent attack - Pulse Nigeria

Malaria News Feeds - January 19, 2017 - 12:54

Malaria Expert urges Nigerians to use treated mosquito nets to prevent attack
Pulse Nigeria
A general physician, Dr Tosin Olowojebutu, has advised Nigerians to always use treated mosquito nets to protect themselves against malaria attack. Olowojebutu, the Medical Director of Liberty-Life Hospital, Ogudu, Lagos State, told the News Agency of ...

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Malaria-infected blood top on list of SANBS's definite no-nos - Citizen

Malaria News Feeds - January 19, 2017 - 08:28

Citizen

Malaria-infected blood top on list of SANBS's definite no-nos
Citizen
SANBS – a nonprofit organisation that gives patients safe, quality blood and other medical-related services – prioritises malaria as it can be transmitted through infected needles and blood transfusion. The service has incorporated stringent procedures ...

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Malaria drug successfuly used to fight brain cancer at CU Cancer Center - FOX31 Denver

Malaria News Feeds - January 19, 2017 - 04:45

FOX31 Denver

Malaria drug successfuly used to fight brain cancer at CU Cancer Center
FOX31 Denver
DENVER -- A brain cancer patient that had become resistant to chemotherapy and other treatments is recovering better than before thanks to a drug designed in 1950 -- to fight malaria. The science behind the use of the anti-malaria drug, chloroquine ...

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Malaria Drug Could Be Used To Treat Brain Cancer : HEALTH ... - Tech Times

Malaria News Feeds - January 18, 2017 - 16:46

Tech Times

Malaria Drug Could Be Used To Treat Brain Cancer : HEALTH ...
Tech Times
Researchers have found a new way to treat brain cancer by using an off-label malaria drug. The drug named chloroquine has been successfully used to treat a ...

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Use of illustrations to improve adherence of malaria treatment in Suriname - Pan American Health Organization

Malaria News Feeds - January 18, 2017 - 05:44

Pan American Health Organization

Use of illustrations to improve adherence of malaria treatment in Suriname
Pan American Health Organization
He had contracted malaria, a disease transmitted by mosquitoes. Although the country has drastically reduced malaria cases in the last 15 years, it still occurs in some areas, especially in the mining areas of District Sipaliwini, along the border area ...

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Malaria drug successfully treats 26-year-old brain cancer patient ... - Science Daily

Malaria News Feeds - January 18, 2017 - 02:51

Science Daily

Malaria drug successfully treats 26-year-old brain cancer patient ...
Science Daily
The anti-authophagy drug chloroquine may be a unique way to resensitize some cancer patients to treatment.

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Cerebral (Fatal) Malaria Market, Therapeutics Landscape and Pipeline Review H2 2016 - Medgadget (blog)

Malaria News Feeds - January 17, 2017 - 17:10

Cerebral (Fatal) Malaria Market, Therapeutics Landscape and Pipeline Review H2 2016
Medgadget (blog)
ar-logo80 Cerebral (Fatal) Malaria Pipeline Review, H2 2016, latest research study provides in depth analysis on Cellular Tumor Antigen P53 (Tumor Suppressor P53 or Antigen NY-CO-13) targeted pipeline therapeutics. Cerebral (Fatal) Malaria therapeutics ...

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Doctors use malaria drug to successfully treat brain cancer patient - UPI.com

Malaria News Feeds - January 17, 2017 - 16:43

UPI.com

Doctors use malaria drug to successfully treat brain cancer patient
UPI.com
17 (UPI) -- Doctors at the University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus in Aurora, Colo., have been successful in treating a 26-year-old brain cancer patient who had become resistant to chemotherapy and other treatments with the malaria drug ...
Malaria drug successfully treats 26-year-old brain cancer patientMedical Xpress

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